Sunday, 30 September 2012
J K and the writer's 'reality'
JK Rowling has been interviewed a few times on the publication of her first adult novel. In one session she was asked whether she was nervous about its reception. She replied to the effect that she was as thin-skinned as any other writer and she could be insecure and defensive. It was comforting to know that even the great writers of our age experience these doubts before their work is exposed to readers.